African Moths Gambia


     

Chiasmia observata (Walker, 1861)

 

SYNONYMS
Tephrina observata, Discalma observata,


SPECIES IN GENUS :- 175
affinis, angolaria, assimilis, brongusaria, butaria, conturbata, costicommata, crassata, deceptrix, fulvisparsa, furcata, grisescens, inaequilinea, inconspicua, interrupta, johnstoni, kilimanjarensis, majestica, multistrigata, normata, nubilata, obliquilineata, observata, parallacta, plutocrypsis, procidata, rectilinea, rectistriaria, rhabdophora, semialbida, simplicilinea, streniata, subcurvaria, subvaria, sudanata, trizonaria, turbulentata, umbrata, umbratilis,

 

DISTRIBUTION
Ethiopia, Kenya, South Africa, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia,

 

LARVAL FOODPLANTS
Acacia tortilis, Acacia karoo,

chiasmia observata
Upperside (ZM)
 
 
Distribution Map
chiasmia observata     Map
Photo: Oxford Museum
 
 
 
 
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